Biopsy Systems

Biopsy systems examine tissue and cells to help with the diagnosis of a disease. News and new technology innovations for biopsy systems, including breast biopsy systems can be found here.

Philips’ Compressed SENSE technology helps shorten MRI exams by eliminating redundant radiofrequency signals from the acquisition phase. The software reconstructs any missing  information to maintain high image quality. (Images courtesy of Philips/University Hospital Cologne)

Philips’ Compressed SENSE technology helps shorten MRI exams by eliminating redundant radiofrequency signals from the acquisition phase. The software reconstructs any missing information to maintain high image quality. (Images courtesy of Philips/University Hospital Cologne)

Feature | Breast Imaging | November 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The incidence of breast cancer is rising globally, with an estimated 1 in 8 women diagnosed in their lifetime and 40...

Biomarker blood test accurately confirms remission in non-smoker with HPV-associated oral cancer. ASTRO 2018 #ASTRO2018 #ASTRO #ASTRO18

Biomarker blood test accurately confirms remission in non-smoker with HPV-associated oral cancer.

News | Radiation Oncology | October 30, 2018

October 30, 2018 — A highly sensitive blood test that detects minute traces of cancer-specific DNA has been shown to...

Leica Biosystems Launches MammoPort Specimen Containment and Transport System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 03, 2018

October 3, 2018 — Leica Biosystems announced the U.S. launch of MammoPort, the first integrated specimen containment...

Exact Imaging Partners to Improve Prostate Cancer Detection With Artificial Intelligence
News | Prostate Cancer | September 19, 2018

September 19, 2018 — Exact Imaging, makers of the ExactVu...

Exact Imaging Becomes UroGPO Imaging Partner
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 10, 2018

August 10, 2018 — Exact Imaging announced that it has become a UroGPO Imaging Partner, joining the North American...

The Magtrace and Sentimag Magnetic Localization System uses magnetic detection during sentinel lymph node biopsy procedures to identify specific lymph nodes, known as sentinel lymph nodes, for surgical removal. The FDA granted approval of the Sentimag System to Endomagnetics Inc.

The  Endomagnetics' Magtrace and Sentimag Magnetic Localization System uses magnetic detection during sentinel lymph node biopsy procedures to identify specific lymph nodes, known as sentinel lymph nodes, for surgical removal.

Technology | Women's Health | July 24, 2018

July 24, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a magnetic device system for guiding lymph node...

Technology | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 — EDAP TMS SA has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...

Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Named Imaging Supplier for London Prostate Cancer Program
News | Prostate Cancer | June 14, 2018

June 14, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe has been awarded the contract to supply six...

Videos | Breast Imaging | May 08, 2018

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central...

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium...

Hologic rings Nasdaq bell for breast cancer awareness
News | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2017

October 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that Steve MacMillan, the company's chairman, president and CEO, joined...

Hologic Announces Availability of Brevera Breast Biopsy System With CorLumina Imaging Technology
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | August 31, 2017

August 31, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced U.S. commercial availability of the Brevera...

Top list of stories, article, videos for breast imaging.
Feature | Breast Imaging | August 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell

August 30, 2017 — This is a list of the top breast imaging content so far for 2017. These articles and videos...

Synergy Radiology Associates Employs UroNav Fusion Biopsy System for Better Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
News | Biopsy Systems | July 17, 2017

July 17, 2017 — Radiologists from Synergy Radiology Associates (SRA) in Houston are using the power of 3-D medical...

Analogic, bkFusion, bk3000, MRI-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy, EAU 2017
News | Biopsy Systems | March 30, 2017

March 30, 2017 — Analogic Corp. announced that it will introduce its bkFusion solution for improving biopsy...

Karmanos Cancer Institute, UroNav Fusion Biopsy System, prostate cancer
News | Biopsy Systems | March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 — Urology specialists at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (Detroit) have begun using the...

Exact Imaging, Health Canada approval, ExactVu micro-ultrasound system, prostate biopsies, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Gregory Czarnota
News | Biopsy Systems | March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 — Exact Imaging has received Health Canada approval and the corresponding medical device license (#...

Hologic, ECR 2017, breast cancer screening solutions, Affirm prone biopsy system

The Affirm prone biopsy system. Image courtesy of Hologic.

News | Breast Imaging | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative...